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Archive for October 27th, 2011

The 2011 Funding Drive Show #1 and the Interviews with Louise Burns & Data Romance – S07E10

It’s been a hectic few days (hence the delay in posting up the radio show and the blog). The CKCU Funding Drive has started and there’s been some growing pains as a couple of shows are not on target compared to last year. It’s only the first week and it will be slow. The second week should start to pick up.
This week’s radio show was slightly a mess but I was able to air the interviews from Louise Burns and Data Romance. In a way, it’s a Vancouver flavour of Indie Pop and Electronic music. It was nice to do interviews as they were pretty light-hearted and funny. Unfortunately, my co-host was not able to help out for those.
I was helping out with various volunteers and hosts for their phone shifts. It’s great to meet song long time hosts again and new hosts. It’s like one big family. Thursday was by far the best because I had a blast co-host for the Thursday Special Blend with a high school co-op, then helping out for the second half of Special Blend with David Yazbeck, Whatever’s Cool With Me with Ryan and then co-host for Fundamentally Sound with loads of guests hanging out.
What also made my Thursday morning was seeing The Balconies on Yazbeck’s show. They were kind to perform 2 new songs for their upcoming album in the new year. I got the audio but I won’t upload it as it’s Yazbeck’s show and I wouldn’t do anything without his permission. Overall, a fun time on Thursday made up a bad day on Wednesday.
The playlist for the podcast and live airing of my radio show is over at this link.
The Wild 10 Countdown Summary (for October 26) is over at this link.
Before you listen to the podcast/radio show or the interviews, please donate at whatever amount on the CKCU Secure Pledge webpage. The goal for the station is $111,000 until November 6. We need listeners supporting campus community radio as hosts and volunteers bring a different flavour than commercial and private radio stations.

Audio/Interviews
The October 26th Radio Show – Press play to listen.



Fundamentally Sound on October 27 – Press play to listen.



The Louise Burns Interview

The Data Romance Interview

jessiclick

i'm on the online

So, you want to be a journalist?

Advice from some of Canada's most promising young journalists

Lauren Bridle

Communicating ideas through a variety of mediums

Rock & Roll

Too fast to live, too young to die.

heyilikeyourmusic

I interview bands on my fun little radio show and they do live acoustic sessions. This is the blog for my show. (FB: Hey, I Like Your Music // Twitter: @CEE_leena OR @ilikeyourmusic)

Robin Levinson

Selected bylines

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TRACK

By Laura Cole

polite MIND

Keep Calm & Flourish On

Sarah Spitz

Somebody doing something for a reason

The Diary Project

Did I really write that?

SM Styling and Make Up

A fine WordPress.com site

corecorina

Food, Tech, and Entertainment Culture, from an Anti drama Queen fighting crime in a Future time.

passionsandmusings

A wanna be rock star. A girl can dream.

How Radiyah C's It

@radiyahch | Journalism student. 19. When things go left, I go write.

duelcitizen

Not all battles have to end in destruction. Let's bring back the duel.

The Wig

a blog by Allan B. Wigney

Culture Composition

All Things Pop-Culture

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